Lifelist

My fishing lifelist is displayed below in a sortable and searchable table. Click on the fish names to view pictures.

Key statistics (updated 10/25/2017):

  • 430 valid fish species caught on hook and line (hybrids and subspecies are not counted)
  • 9,613 total fish caught since I began keeping records in 1994 (at age 9)
  • 1,397 days of fishing (calendar days on which I fished)

Taxonomic OrderCommon NameScientific NameQuantityOrder
Added
Location
1Smooth DogfishMustelus canis1107USA - SC
2Blacktip SharkCarcharhinus limbatus3118USA - SC
3Sandbar SharkCarcharhinus plumbeus1115USA - SC
4Atlantic Sharpnose SharkRhizoprionodon terraenovae22119USA - SC
5BonnetheadSphyrna tiburo3164USA - SC
6Yellow StingrayUrobatis jamaicensis1203Belize
7Thorny StingrayUrotrygon rogersi1406Mexico
8Southern StingrayDasyatis americana599USA - SC
9Atlantic StingrayDasyatis sabina3116USA - SC
10Lake SturgeonAcipenser fulvescens1548USA - MN
11Shovelnose SturgeonScaphirhynchus platorynchus776USA - WI
12Spotted GarLepisosteus oculatus151USA - LA
13Longnose GarLepisosteus osseus960USA - MN
14Shortnose GarLepisosteus platostomus8251USA - IL
15Florida GarLepisosteus platyrhincus3151USA - FL
16BowfinAmia calva5618USA - MN
17MooneyeHiodon tergisus7815USA - MN
18LadyfishElops saurus1147USA - FL
19BonefishAlbula vulpes3211Belize
20American EelAnguilla rostrata3117USA - SC
21California MorayGymnothorax mordax1243USA - CA
22Spotted MorayGymnothorax moringa1382USA - FL
23Jewel MorayMuraena lentiginosa1418Mexico
24Shrimp EelOphichthus gomesii1124USA - SC
25Blueback HerringAlosa aestivalis1152USA - SC
26American ShadAlosa sapidissima7110USA - SC
27BleakAlburnus alburnus1292Romania
28Silver BreamBlicca bjoerkna1294Romania
29Central StonerollerCampostoma anomalum3252USA - IL
30Largescale StonerollerCampostoma oligolepis5349USA - AL
31Highland StonerollerCampostoma spadiceum2276USA - AR
32Southern Redbelly DaceChrosomus erythrogaster4269USA - MO
33Northern Redbelly DaceChrosomus eos5249USA - MI
34Finescale DaceChrosomus neogaeus1223USA - MI
35Rosyside DaceClinostomus funduloides3121USA - SC
36Grass CarpCtenopharyngodon idella4111USA - SC
37Satinfin ShinerCyprinella analostana7167USA - SC
38Alabama ShinerCyprinella callistia4351USA - AL
39Greenfin ShinerCyprinella chloristia1893USA - SC
40Whitetail ShinerCyprinella galactura10280USA - AR
41Bannerfin ShinerCyprinella leedsi4154USA - SC
42Red ShinerCyprinella lutrensis1253USA - IL
43Whitefin ShinerCyprinella nivea7990USA - SC
44Fieryblack ShinerCyprinella pyrrhomelas1163USA - SC
45Spotfin ShinerCyprinella spiloptera1982USA - MN
46Steelcolor ShinerCyprinella whipplei1388USA - OH
47Santee ChubCyprinella zanema1125USA - SC
48Common CarpCyprinus carpio5517USA - MN
49Gravel ChubErimystax x-punctatus1287USA - OK
50Streamline ChubErimystax dissimilis6352USA - AL
51Bigeye ChubHybopsis amblops4168USA - TN
52Cardinal ShinerLuxilus cardinalis2286USA - OK
53Striped ShinerLuxilus chrysocephalus5169USA - TN
54Warpaint ShinerLuxilus coccogenis6159USA - SC
55Common ShinerLuxilus cornutus9830USA - MN
56Duskystripe ShinerLuxilus pilsbryi17272USA - AR
57Bleeding ShinerLuxilus zonatus9267USA - MO
58Scarlet ShinerLythrurus fasciolaris1390USA - OH
59Redfin ShinerLythrurus umbratilis1278USA - AR
60Silver ChubMacrhybopsis storeriana721USA - MN
61Northern Pearl DaceMargariscus nachtriebi1298USA - MI
62Hornyhead ChubNocomis biguttatus15219USA - MI
63Bluehead ChubNocomis leptocephalus37122USA - SC
64River ChubNocomis micropogon25222USA - MI
65Golden ShinerNotemigonus crysoleucas1732USA - MN
66Emerald ShinerNotropis atherinoides1379USA - MN
67Bigeye ShinerNotropis boops13275USA - AR
68Greenhead ShinerNotropis chlorocephalus9123USA - SC
69Wedgespot ShinerNotropis greenei2288USA - OK
70Spottail ShinerNotropis hudsonius2091USA - SC
71Tennessee ShinerNotropis leuciodus5354USA - AL
72Yellowfin ShinerNotropis lutipinnis22158USA - SC
73Highland ShinerNotropis micropteryx2393USA - VA
74Ozark MinnowNotropis nubilus2273USA - AR
75Carmine ShinerNotropis percobromus2274USA - AR
76Coastal ShinerNotropis petersoni2494USA - SC
77Rosyface ShinerNotropis rubellus2389USA - OH
78Sandbar ShinerNotropis scepticus2592USA - SC
79Sand ShinerNotropis stramineus2580USA - WI
80Telescope ShinerNotropis telescopus2355USA - AL
81Mimic ShinerNotropis volucellus278USA - MN
82Sawfin ShinerNotropis (species)8392USA - VA
83Bluntnose MinnowPimephales notatus3377USA - MN
84Blacknose DaceRhinichthys atratulus2962USA - MN
85RoachRutilus rutilus4293Romania
86RuddScardinius erythropthalmus3296Romania
87Creek ChubSemotilus atromaculatus19723USA - MN
88European ChubSqualius cephalus1295Romania
89QuillbackCarpiodes cyprinus129USA - MN
90Longnose SuckerCatostomus catostomus157USA - MN
91White SuckerCatostomus commersoni728USA - MN
92Northern Hog SuckerHypentelium nigricans1120USA - MN
93Smallmouth BuffaloIctiobus bubalus355USA - MN
94Silver RedhorseMoxostoma anisurum7213USA - MN
95River RedhorseMoxostoma carinatum537USA - WI
96Notchlip RedhorseMoxostoma collapsum198USA - SC
97Golden RedhorseMoxostoma erythrurum5834USA - MN
98Shorthead RedhorseMoxostoma macrolepidotum9812USA - MN
99Brassy JumprockMoxostoma species296USA - SC
100Greater RedhorseMoxostoma valenciennesi336USA - WI
101Yellowtail Freshwater BarracudaAcestrorhynchus falcirostris1322Peru
102Banded AstyanaxAstyanax aeneus28182Belize
103Twospot AstyanaxAstyanax bimaculatus1341Peru
104Red-tailed BryconBrycon cephalus2312Peru
105Black-finned BryconBrycon melanopterus6309Peru
106Tucan FishChalceus erythrurus2306Peru
107Hauxwell TetraCtenobrycon hauxwellianus3337Peru
108False Black TetraGymnocorymbus thayeri1343Peru
109Golden-silver TetraMoenkhausia chrysargyrea3340Peru
110Colletti TetraMoenkhausia collettii1348Peru
111Bandtail TetraMoenkhausia dichroura1345Peru
112Megalops TetraMoenkhausia megalops1319Peru
113Glass TetraMoenkhausia oligolepis1347Peru
114Myer's Scale-eating CharacinRoeboides myersii1346Peru
115PalometaStethaprion erythrops2318Peru
116MojarritaTetragonopterus argenteus8320Peru
117Red TrahiraErythrinus erythrinus1339Peru
118Golden TrahiraHoplerythrinus unitaeniatus1342Peru
119TrahiraHoplias malabaricus5308Peru
120Red PiranhaPygocentrus nattereri3313Peru
121Compressus PiranhaSerrasalmus compressus1326Peru
122Redeye PiranhaSerrasalmus rhombeus2301Peru
123Sharp-snouted PiranhaSerrasalmus sanchezi1327Peru
124Highback PiranhaSerrasalmus serrulatus1314Peru
125White SardinaTriportheus albus1304Peru
126Angled SardinaTriportheus angulatus1328Peru
127MandubaAgeneiosus atronasus2239Peru
128BoconAgeneiosus inermis1316Peru
129Walking CatfishClarias batrachus2372USA - FL
130Hardhead CatfishAriopsis felis9144USA - FL
131Tete Sea CatfishAriopsis seemanni3400Mexico
132Gafftopsail CatfishBagre marinus1383USA - FL
133Blue Whale CatfishCetopsis coecutiens8305Peru
134White Thorny CatfishCentrodoras brachiatus2330Peru
135Granulated CatfishPterodoras granulosus2315Peru
136Horsehead PimelodidGoeldiella eques1307Peru
137Crested PimelodellaPimelodella cristata1303Peru
138Pale CatfishRhamdia guatemalensis8184Belize
139Snail BullheadAmeiurus brunneus2397USA - SC
140White CatfishAmeiurus catus387USA - SC
141Black BullheadAmeiurus melas3716USA - MN
142Yellow BullheadAmeiurus natalis1919USA - MN
143Brown BullheadAmeiurus nebulosus459USA - SC
144Flat BullheadAmeiurus platycephalus10109USA - SC
145Blue CatfishIctalurus furcatus4112USA - SC
146Channel CatfishIctalurus punctatus2086USA - MN
147StonecatNoturus flavus658USA - MN
148Flathead CatfishPylodictis olivaris1725USA - MN
149Mekong Giant CatfishPangasianodon gigas1138Thailand
150Iridescent SharkPangasius hypophthalmus539Thailand
151Zebra CatfishBrachyplatystoma juruense1333Peru
152PiramutabaBrachyplatystoma vaillantii1332Peru
153ZamuritoCalophysus macropterus2334Peru
154Peruvian Whiskered CatfishDuopalatinus peruanus2335Peru
155Porthole Shovelnose CatfishHemisorubim platyrhynchos1331Peru
156Leopard CatfishLeiarius marmoratus1325Peru
157Redtail CatfishPhractocephalus hemioliopterus4324Peru
158Bloch's CatfishPimelodus blochii6302Peru
159Duckbill CatfishSorubim lima5317Peru
160Rainbow SmeltOsmerus mordax1217USA - MI
161Lake WhitefishCoregonus clupeaformis875USA - MN
162Cutthroat TroutOncorhynchus clarkii2387USA - MT
163Pink SalmonOncorhynchus gorbuscha4256USA - MI
164Coho SalmonOncorhynchus kisutch3228USA - MI
165Rainbow TroutOncorhynchus mykiss6633USA - MN
166Chinook SalmonOncorhynchus tshawytscha2226USA - MI
167Round WhitefishProsopium cylindraceum2227USA - MI
168Brown TroutSalmo trutta34228USA - MN
169Brook TroutSalvelinus fontinalis6231USA - MN
170Lake TroutSalvelinus namaycush5216USA - MI
171Redfin PickerelEsox americanus2153USA - SC
172Northern PikeEsox lucius20414USA - MN
173Chain PickerelEsox niger10108USA - SC
174California LizardfishSynodus lucioceps16246USA - CA
175BurbotLota lota754USA - MN
176Gulf ToadfishOpsanus beta1148USA - FL
177Oyster ToadfishOpsanus tau10102USA - SC
178Shortnose BatfishOgcocephalus nasutus2207Belize
179Striped MulletMugil cephalus4120USA - SC
180Longfin SilversideAtherinella eriarcha1426Mexico
181Belize SilversideAtherinella species3187Belize
182Inland SilversideMenidia beryllina2365USA - FL
183BallyhooHemiramphus brasiliensis1369USA - FL
184Keeltail NeedlefishPlatybone argalus4257Puerto Rico
185Atlantic NeedlefishStrongylura marina1377USA - FL
186Redfin NeedlefishStrongylura notata9172Belize
187HoundfishTylosaurus crocodilus574Mexico
188Northern StudfishFundulus catenatus2270USA - MO
189Golden TopminnowFundulus chrysotus2161USA - SC
190Banded KillifishFundulus diaphanus10250USA - MI
191Starhead TopminnowFundulus dispar1255USA - WI
192MummichogFundulus heteroclitus22128USA - SC
193Lined TopminnowFundulus lineolatus20113USA - SC
194Blackstripe TopminnowFundulus notatus5171USA - TN
195Blackspotted TopminnowFundulus olivaceus752USA - LA
196Seminole KillifishFundulus seminolis3368USA - FL
197Longnose KillifishFundulus similis1137USA - FL
198Sheepshead MinnowCyprinodon variegatus5145USA - FL
199Pike KillifishBelonesox belizanus1191Belize
200Western MosquitofishGambusia affinis1170USA - TN
201Eastern MosquitofishGambusia holbrooki40783USA - SC
202Mangrove GambusiaGambusia rhizophorae2366USA - FL
203Spottail KillifishHeterandria bimaculata7185Belize
204SquirrelfishHolocentrus adscensionis10258Puerto Rico
205Longspine SquirrelfishHolocentrus rufus4201Belize
206Tinsel SquirrelfishSargocentron suborbitalis768Mexico
207Brook SticklebackCulaea inconstans5229USA - MI
208Threespine SticklebackGasterosteus aculeatus1300USA - MI
209Obscure Swamp EelOphisternon aenigmaticum1188Belize
210California ScorpionfishScorpaena guttata8234USA - CA
211TreefishSebastes serriceps1241USA - CA
212Bighead SearobinPrionotus tribulus2114USA - SC
213Woolly SculpinClinocottus analis1242USA - CA
214Mottled SculpinCottus bairdi556USA - MN
215Banded SculpinCottus carolinae2271USA - MO
216Knobfin SculpinCottus immaculatus3268USA - MO
217White SnookCentropomus viridis1402Mexico
218White PerchMorone americana1686USA - SC
219White BassMorone chrysops20811USA - MN
220Yellow BassMorone mississippiensis8266USA - IL
221Striped BassMorone saxatilis1285USA - SC
222Pacific Mutton HamletAlphestes immaculatus2409Mexico
223Rivulated Mutton HamletAlphestes multiguttatus3416Mexico
224GraysbyCephalolophis cruentata4195Belize
225Panama GraysbyCephalopholis panamensis2397Mexico
226Red HindEpinephelus guttatus2199Belize
227Flag CabrillaEpinephelus labriformis5414Mexico
228GagMycteroperca microlepis1142USA - FL
229Pacific CreolefishParanthias colonus2407Mexico
230Rock Sea BassCentropristis philadelphica3155USA - SC
231Black Sea BassCentropristis striata2156USA - SC
232Sand PerchDiplectrum formosum4130USA - FL
233Black HamletHypoplectrus nigricans1209Belize
234Kelp BassParalabrax clathratus81230USA - CA
235Spotted Sand BassParalabrax maculatofasciatus2248USA - CA
236Barred Sand BassParalabrax nebulifer3244USA - CA
237Shadow BassAmbloplites ariommus1291USA - MO
238Ozark BassAmbloplites constellatus2281USA - AR
239Rock BassAmbloplites rupestris38524USA - MN
240Redbreast SunfishLepomis auritus31084USA - SC
241Green SunfishLepomis cyanellus18922USA - MN
242PumpkinseedLepomis gibbosus1803USA - MN
243WarmouthLepomis gulosus850USA - LA
244Orangespotted SunfishLepomis humilis381USA - MN
245BluegillLepomis macrochirus17641USA - MN
246Dollar SunfishLepomis marginatus2388USA - SC
247Longear SunfishLepomis megalotis6149USA - LA
248Redear SunfishLepomis microlophus2389USA - SC
249Redspotted SunfishLepomis miniatus3290USA - MO
250Northern SunfishLepomis peltastes12254USA - WI
251Spotted SunfishLepomis punctatus2495USA - SC
252Bartram's BassMicropterus coosae3160USA - SC
253Smallmouth BassMicropterus dolomieu2415USA - MN
254Largemouth BassMicropterus salmoides34010USA - MN
255White CrappiePomoxis annularis2027USA - MN
256Black CrappiePomoxis nigromaculatus19726USA - MN
257Redspot DarterEtheostoma artesiae6277USA - AR
258Warrior DarterEtheostoma bellator1350USA - AL
259Greenside DarterEtheostoma blennioides3283USA - AR
260Brook DarterEtheostoma burri1289USA - MO
261Rainbow DarterEtheostoma caeruleum37225USA - MI
262Iowa DarterEtheostoma exile1299USA - MI
263Fantail DarterEtheostoma flabellare3221USA - MI
264Bluespar DarterEtheostoma meadiae1394USA - VA
265Sunburst DarterEtheostoma mihileze1285USA - OK
266Johnny DarterEtheostoma nigrum4224USA - MI
267Orangebelly DarterEtheostoma radiosum2279USA - AR
268Ozark DarterEtheostoma species2282USA - AR
269Orangethroat DarterEtheostoma spectabile4284USA - OK
270Tennessee DarterEtheostoma tennesseense2353USA - AL
271RuffeGymnocephalus cernua7035USA - MN
272Yellow PerchPerca flavescens2572USA - MN
273European PerchPerca fluviatilis2297Romania
274Tangerine DarterPercina aurantiaca1391USA - VA
275LogperchPercina caprodes861USA - MN
276Blackside DarterPercina maculata4220USA - MI
277Blackbanded DarterPercina nigrofasciata6129USA - SC
278SaugerSander canadensis577USA - MN
279WalleyeSander vitreus899USA - MN
280GobblegutsApogon rueppellii1345Australia
281Western School WhitingSillago vittata746Australia
282Ocean WhitefishCaulolatilus princeps10239USA - CA
283Sand TilefishMalacanthus plumieri1198Belize
284BluefishPomatomus saltatrix3104USA - SC
285Yellowtail ScadAtule mate147Australia
286Yellow JackCarangoides bartholomaei1379USA - FL
287Green JackCaranx caballus265Mexico
288Pacific Crevalle JackCaranx caninus4395Mexico
289Blue RunnerCaranx crysos6259Puerto Rico
290Crevalle JackCaranx hippos1136USA - FL
291Horse-eye JackCaranx latus6180Belize
292Threadfin JackCaranx otrynter6413Mexico
293Bar JackCaranx ruber6178Belize
294Bigeye TrevallyCaranx sexfasciatus1422Mexico
295LeatherjackOligoplites saurus3384USA - FL
296Dinjerra TrevallyPseudocaranx dinjerra343Australia
297Bigeye ScadSelar crumenophthalmus1260Puerto Rico
298PermitTrachinotus falcatus1214Belize
299SharksuckerEcheneis naucrates2194Belize
300Barred PargoHoplopagrus guentherii1421Mexico
301SchoolmasterLutjanus apodus18175Belize
302Amarillo SnapperLutjanus argentiventris6398Mexico
303Colorado SnapperLutjanus colorado1412Mexico
304Gray SnapperLutjanus griseus15146USA - FL
305Spotted Rose SnapperLutjanus guttatus3404Mexico
306Mahogany SnapperLutjanus mahogoni1263Puerto Rico
307Lane SnapperLutjanus synagris29143USA - FL
308Yellowtail SnapperOcyurus chrysurus24176Belize
309Spotfin MojarraEucinostomus argenteus5374USA - FL
310Pacific Flagfin MojarraEucinostomus currani2420Mexico
311Silver JennyEucinostomus gula1362USA - FL
312Slender MojarraEucinostomus jonesii5173Belize
313Flagfin MojarraEucinostomus melanopterus1213Belize
314Yellowfin MojarraGerres cinereus10196Belize
315Silvergray GruntAnisotremus caesius4417Mexico
316Burrito GruntAnisotremus interruptus1423Mexico
317PorkfishAnisotremus virginicus21357USA - FL
318Blackbarred GruntGenyatremus dovii1429Mexico
319TomtateHaemulon aurolineatum35174Belize
320Caesar GruntHaemulon carbonarium5264Puerto Rico
321Smallmouth GruntHaemulon chrysargyreum1361USA - FL
322Cortez GruntHaemulon flaviguttatum2410Mexico
323French GruntHaemulon flavolineatum66133USA - FL
324Sailors ChoiceHaemulon parra14215Mexico
325White GruntHaemulon plumierii85132USA - FL
326Bluestriped GruntHaemulon sciurus21131USA - FL
327Mojarra GruntHaemulon scudderi4415Mexico
328Humpback GruntOrthopristis chalceus1403Mexico
329PigfishOrthopristis chrysoptera3101USA - SC
330Grass PorgyCalamus arctifrons3138USA - FL
331Sheepshead PorgyCalamus penna1139USA - FL
332Littlehead PorgyCalamus proridens2140USA - FL
333PinfishLagodon rhomboides90100USA - SC
334Striped WhiptailPentapodus vitta144Australia
335Freshwater DrumAplodinotus grunniens4614USA - MN
336Silver PerchBairdiella chrysoura5126USA - SC
337Spotted SeatroutCynoscion nebulosus2165USA - SC
338WeakfishCynoscion regalis4105USA - SC
339SpotLeiostomus xanthurus6127USA - SC
340Southern KingfishMenticirrhus americanus49106USA - SC
341Atlantic CroakerMicropogonias undulatus21103USA - SC
342Yelloweye CroakerOdontoscion xanthops1430Mexico
343Red DrumSciaenops ocellatus1053USA - LA
344Star DrumStellifer lanceolatus21157USA - SC
345Surf CroakerUmbrina xanti1405Mexico
346Mexican GoatfishMulloidichthys dentatus1411Mexico
347OpaleyeGirella nigricans4236USA - CA
348Yellow ChubKyphosus incisor2205Belize
349Bermuda ChubKyphosus sectator7177Belize
350HalfmoonMedialuna californiensis2238USA - CA
351West Australian DhufishGlaucosoma hebraicum141Australia
352Gray AngelfishPomacanthus arcuatus2380USA - FL
353Giant HawkfishCirrhitus rivulatus371Mexico
354Saddle CichlidAequidens tetramerus3321Peru
355Blue-eye CichlidArchocentrus spilurus1186Belize
356OscarAstronotus ocellatus6336Peru
357Monoculus Peacock BassCichla monoculus2310Peru
358Amazon CichlidCichlasoma amazonarum2338Peru
359Mayan CichlidCichlasoma urophthalmus9150USA - FL
360African Jewel CichlidHemichromis bimaculatus4367USA - FL
361Blue TilapiaOreochromis aureus3375USA - FL
362Johanna Pike CichlidCrenicichla johanna1311Peru
363Lucius Pike CichlidCrenicichla lucius2344Peru
364Wonderful Flag CichlidMesonauta mirificus2323Peru
365Yellowbelly CichlidParachromis salvini2190Guatemala
366Redhead CichlidParaneetroplus melanurus2189Guatemala
367Peten CichlidTheraps intermedius18183Belize
368Spotted TilapiaTilapia mariae6149USA - FL
369Kelp PerchBrachyistius frenatus1235USA - CA
370Mexican Night SergeantAbudefduf declivifrons964Mexico
371Sergeant MajorAbudefduf saxatilis36179Belize
372Panamic Sergeant MajorAbudefduf troschelii263Mexico
373BlacksmithChromis punctipinnis1240USA - CA
374GaribaldiHypsypops rubicundus3232USA - CA
375Bumphead DamselfishMicrospathodon bairdii2425Mexico
376Giant DamselfishMicrospathodon dorsalis1427Mexico
377Acapulco DamselfishStegastes acapulcoensis273Mexico
378Dusky DamselfishStegastes adustus5370USA - FL
379Longfin DamselfishStegastes diencaeus3360USA - FL
380BeaubrummelStegastes flavilatus1172Mexico
381BeaugregoryStegastes leucostictus7192Belize
382Cocoa DamselfishStegastes variabilis1386USA - FL
383Slippery DickHalichoeres bivittatus68134USA - FL
384Chameleon WrasseHalichoeres dispilus2399Mexico
385Yellowhead WrasseHalichoeres garnoti2204Belize
386Spinster WrasseHalichoeres nicholsi270Mexico
387Banded WrasseHalichoeres notospilus1066Mexico
388Blackear WrasseHalichoeres poeyi4261Puerto Rico
389PuddingwifeHalichoeres radiatus8135USA - FL
390Rock WrasseHalichoeres semicinctus5231USA - CA
391SenoritaOxyjulis californica6233USA - CA
392Midnight ParrotfishScarus coelestinus1381USA - FL
393Blue ParrotfishScarus coeruleus1376USA - FL
394California SheepheadSemicossyphus pulcher2237USA - CA
395Redtail ParrotfishSparisoma chrysopterum8200Belize
396Redband ParrotfishSparisoma aurofrenatum1359USA - FL
397Stoplight ParrotfishSparisoma viride2262Puerto Rico
398BlueheadThalassoma bifasciatum2202Belize
399Cortez Rainbow WrasseThalassoma lucasanum269Mexico
400Downy BlennyGobioclinus kalisherae2363USA - FL
401Largemouth BlennyLabrisomus xanti667Mexico
402Hairy BlennyLabrisomus nuchipinnis1265Puerto Rico
403Pacific FrillfinBathygobius ramosus2424Mexico
404Frillfin GobyBathygobius soporator3193Belize
405Crested GobyLophogobius cyprinoides3373USA - FL
406Round GobyNeogobius melanostomus19218USA - MI
407Pacific SpadefishChaetodipterus zonatus1419Mexico
408DoctorfishAcanthurus chirurgus13181Belize
409Ocean SurgeonfishAcanthurus bahianus1364USA - FL
410Great BarracudaSphyraena barracuda1208Belize
411Atlantic CutlassfishTrichiurus lepturus2162USA - SC
412Pacific Chub MackerelScomber japonicus5247USA - CA
413California HalibutParalichthys californicus2245USA - CA
414Gray TriggerfishBalistes capriscus1378USA - FL
415Finescale TriggerfishBalistes polylepis11396Mexico
416Queen TriggerfishBalistes vetula1197Belize
417Orangeside TriggerfishSufflamen verres3401Mexico
418Unicorn FilefishAluterus monoceros1212Belize
419Scrawled FilefishAluterus scriptus3210Belize
420Planehead FilefishStephanolepis hispidus2371USA - FL
421Scrawled CowfishAcanthostracion quadricornis2358USA - FL
422Smooth TrunkfishLactophrys triqueter1385USA - FL
423Silver PufferLagocephalus sceleratus140Australia
424Longnose PufferSphoeroides lobatus1428Mexico
425Northern PufferSphoeroides maculatus1166USA - SC
426Southern PufferSphoeroides nephelus2141USA - FL
427Bandtail PufferSphoeroides spengleri34356USA - FL
428Checkered PufferSphoeroides testudineus1206Belize
429Weeping ToadoTorquigener pleurogramma3342Australia
430BalloonfishDiodon holocanthus1408Mexico

Additional statistics (updated 10/25/2017):

Fish caught on 5 continents – in 8 countries and 17 US states:

  • 265 species added in the United States
    • South Carolina: 64 new species
    • Florida: 53 new species
    • Minnesota: 50 new species
    • Michigan: 20 new species
    • California: 19 new species
    • Arkansas: 12 new species
    • Missouri: 8 new species
    • Alabama: 7 new species
    • Wisconsin: 6 new species
    • Louisiana: 5 new species
    • Oklahoma: 5 new species
    • Illinois: 4 new species
    • Tennessee: 4 new species
    • Virginia: 4 new species
    • Ohio: 3 new species
    • Montana: 1 new species
    • Wyoming: 0 new species
  • 49 species added in Mexico
  • 48 species added in Peru
  • 41 species added in Belize
  • 9 species added in Puerto Rico
  • 8 species added in Australia
  • 6 species added in Romania
  • 2 species added in Guatemala
  • 2 species added in Thailand

243 total freshwater species

187 total saltwater species